INSIDE TRACK: Sunday's Irish life Health National Senior Cross Country Championships at Abbotstown will have a reduced entry from the north on account of the unfortunate clash of dates with the Joe Seeley 10k Road Race in Belfast on Saturday.
INSIDE TRACK: Belfast's best spearhead the Ireland team for Friday’s IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Cardiff. Kevin Seaward, Paul Pollock and Thomas Frazer are included in a five-strong Irish men’s squad, while Leevale AC’s Lizzie Lee is Ireland’s sole representative in the women’s race.
AUTHOR and retired BBC sports broadcaster Richie Kelly was back in the public eye this week when he was at the Foyle Arena in Derry to launch the Dental Solutions 5K Classic. The race is organised by Derry Track Club and goes ahead on Friday, April 15.
ALL'S well that ends well. That was certainly the case for cross-country running in 2015, with Ireland’s women picking up team bronze at the European Cross Country Championships last weekend for the second consecutive year.
THE good news from the Fionnuala McCormack camp in advance of Sunday’s European Cross-Country Championships in Hyeres, France is that the Wicklow woman is back to the form that saw her crowned champion in 2011 and '12.
THERE was little time for Kerry O’Flaherty to celebrate her selection for Ireland at next month’s European Cross-Country Championships, with her back in action at the Podium 4 Sport Seeley Cup 10K on Saturday.